Education, health and care (EHC) plans

From September 2014, statements of special educational needs (SEN) will be replaced by education, health and care (EHC) plans.

What is an education, health and care plan?

What an education, health and care plan is and who can have one.

Request an EHC assessment

How to request an assessment for an education, health and care (EHC) plan.

Steps to getting an EHC plan

Lancashire’s education, health and care plan pathway and related forms.

POET survey

Have your say about services for children and young people with additional needs in Lancashire and see the results from the 2017/18 EHC plan survey.

EHC plans: annual reviews

Find out what happens at the annual review meeting.

Single Route of Redress National Trial

From 3 April 2018 this trial will give you new rights to request recommendations about the health and social care needs and provision specified in EHC plans, in addition to the educational aspects, when making a SEND appeal to the First-tier Tribunal.

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